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The Vatican Treasury cost an extra 5 euros. I enjoyed seeing the reliquaries. There is pieces of the cross, St. Peter's finger, the skull of Apostle Luke and many more treasures... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Vatican Treasury cost an extra 5 euros. I enjoyed seeing the reliquaries. There is pieces of the cross, St. Peter's finger, the skull of Apostle Luke and many more treasures for viewing. It is worth the extra 5 euros.

Thank Leilani M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This again is part of your tour of the Vatican City the statues, made out of mostly beautiful Marble all hand carved are a wonder and delight to see. The whole experience is well worth a visit even if you are not of the Catholic Faith. Anyone can visit this wondrous place.

Thank LiverpoolMike27
Edina, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The picture they are showing is not of the Vatican Treasury. This statue is in the Vatican Museum. The Treasury is separate and requires a minimal admission. Lots of great things to see in the Treasury. We enjoyed touring it even though we had to wait to get in because there was a mass being celebrated.

Thank speedlady1
Coquitlam, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

The previous popes of the Vatican were powerful and came from families with influence. This wonderful treasure trove of art and sculptures were amassed through the centuries. Thanks to their status and wealth, we are able to view these precious objects today. Well worth the guided tour.

Thank Della G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

This is a must see when you visit the Vatican . The priceless artifacts are unbelievable . So many it's impossible to take it all in.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

We visited Vatican in October-November 2016. The queues was long but now you can bypass the lines just by booking your visit on the Vatican website. The price is the same as for those that's standing in lines and they charge you 16 Euro if you are in a group. The group can be just two people. If the time... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

What a collection of treasures and artefacts, the whole of the Vatican is full of wonderful pieces of art in every aspect possible.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Walking around is like reading the encyclopedia of art. It is amazing how many masterpieces you can see here. One knows the copies, but here you see all the originals. The highlight for me is Laakoon and his sons.

Thank Philip_Bolster
West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

The Vatican Treasury is truly magnificent. It's filled with the most magnificent sculpture, art and artifacts imaginable.

Thank DoloresJacoby
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Wonderful art, frescos, & sculptors. Highly recommend hiring a tour guide as we did. Learned a lot more of history and about the artists too.

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